Finances

"Cuz we are living in a material world and I am a... material girl who is living below my means" - Tips to Living a #LAMFreeLife

"Cuz we are living in a material world and I am a... material girl who is living below my means" - Tips to Living a #LAMFreeLife

I work very hard. I deserve to have nice things. I remember my first promotion at work and immediately planning a shopping spree to break in my new salary.  I bought a new Coach tote bag, lots of shoes, work dresses, and jewelry.  It didn’t matter that I was paying only the minimum amounts on my student loans each month.  I was paying them, along with all my other bills.  I mean that’s more than some could say.  I was being responsible and this was my reward.  It felt good that I could pay all my bills on time and splurge a little.  I was living at my means, so I was good right? Not quite